History Of Video Game Consoles Timeline

Generations

1948 - 1971
1972 - 1980
1976 - 1984
1983 - 1992
1987 - 1996
1993 - 2006
1998 - 2013
2004 - Present
2011 - Present

PlayStation

December 3, 1994 - March 31, 2006
March 4, 2000 - January 4, 2013
December 12, 2004 - June 2014
November 11, 2006 - Present
December 17, 2011 - Present
November 15, 2013 - Present

Xbox

November 15, 2001 - May 18, 2008
November 22, 2005 - April 20, 2016
November 22, 2013 - Present

Nintendo (Hand Held)

April 28, 1980 - 1991
April 21, 1989 - March 23, 2003
October 21, 1998 - 2003
March 21, 2001 - 2008
November 21, 2004 - 2010
February 26, 2011 - Present

Nintendo (Console)

1977 - 1980
July 15, 1983 - August 14, 1995
November 21, 1990 - November 30, 1999
June 23, 1996 - November 30, 2003
September 14, 2001 - 2007
November 19, 2006 - Present
November 18, 2012 - January 31, 2017
March 3, 2017 - Present

Sega

July 15, 1983 - July 1984
1985 - Present
October 29, 1988 - 1997
October 6, 1990 - April 30, 1997
November 22, 1994 - 1998
October 1995 - Present
November 27, 1998 - March 31, 2001

Atari

1975 - 1977
1976 - 1979
September 11, 1977 - January 1, 1992
1978 - 1980
November 1982 - May 21, 1984
1986 - January 1, 1992
1987 - 1992
November 15, 1993 - 1996

SNK

January 31, 1990 - 2012

NEC

October 30, 1987 - 1995